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Happy Homecoming Week!

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I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world. John 16:33

HOMECOMING WEEK & HOMECOMING DANCE

Due to circumstances beyond our control, the homecoming game against Unity Prep on 9/27 has been cancelled. We tried to find a replacement game but were unable to find a team willing to come here.

Homecoming will now be 9/20 against Morgan.

Dress Up Days:

Tuesday, 9/17 – Holiday Day

Wednesday, 9/18 – Country Club vs. Country

Thursday, 9/19 – Decade Day

Friday, 9/20 – SPIRIT DAY

Motorcade

Please be aware that we will have the Homecoming Motorcade on Friday, September 20th which will cause an influx of traffic at drop-off time.  The motorcade will begin at 7:30 am at the Piggly Wiggly in downtown Phenix City and work its way up Summerville Road into the Upper School parking lot.

Dance

The Homecoming Dance has been scheduled for Saturday, October 5th for 9th – 12th grade students. Please go to https://payit.nelnet.net/form/zXddDTAt to order your tickets.  Tickets will ONLY be available online.  No tickets will be available at the door.   

 

Attn: K5 – 6th Graders – Jr. Pro Basketball

Jr. Pro Basketball sign ups are going on NOW until September 27th!!  Go to https://payit.nelnet.net/form/kDd1cKs5to sign up today!

 

Junior and Senior Beta Club Inductions

Reminder to those that received invitations:   Junior and Senior Beta Club Inductions are scheduled for Tuesday, September 24th in the Upper School Gym.  Junior Beta Club will take place at 8:15 am and Senior Beta Club at 9:15 am. 

 

Help raise money for the Glenwood Robotics Team!

Orders will be taken through September 20th (online form ONLY - listed below)! 

T-shirts will be passed out to students on October 21st..... just in time for the Lee Scott game on October 25th! Order your shirt today, support the Glenwood Robotics Team AND show your Gator Spirit! 

WE OWN LEE SCOTT order form:  https://payit.nelnet.net/form/vg7X6Qnz

 

Softball Tryouts

Softball tryouts for Grades 6 - 12 will held Sunday, September 22 from 4 - 5:30pm at the field.
Students should sign-up in Coach Perdue's office before Friday. Questions? Email Coach Perdue at dperdue@glenwoodgators.com.

 

Glenwood Rain Jackets

Please see attached order form for Glenwood Rain Jackets.  Order will be accepted through September 23rd!! 

 

SGA Glenwood T-Shirt

Support the Glenwood SGA by ordering their 2019 t-shirt. Orders will be taken through this online form only and must be completed by September 24th. T-shirts will be delivered to students in early October.

SGA T-Shirt Order Form: https://payit.nelnet.net/form/EN9LtzA2

 

See You at The Pole

See You At The Pole, a student led prayer rally, is scheduled for September 25, 2019, at 7:30 am in the Upper School Gym.  During this time students will pray for their friends, families, teachers, school and nation.   See You At The Pole is a student-initiated organization and this is a student led event.  Parents and teachers are also invited to attend.

 

 

Upcoming Glenwood Spirit Nights!

September 25th – ALL DAY – Little Caesars (all area locations)
October 23rd – Simple Greek

 

Fall School Pictures      

Fall School Pictures are scheduled for the following dates:
K1 – 5th Grade – Wednesday, September 25th

6th – 12th Grade – Thursday, September 26th

 

FAMILY FUNDRAISER TICKETS

If you did not pick up your Family Fundraiser Tickets at Open House please stop by the Business Office to do so. Hours are 7:30 am – 3:30 pm.  Tickets must be signed for by an adult. They will not be released to students.  Completed ticket stubs must be turned in by September 25th to be eligible for the October drawing.

 

Charleston Wrap

Extra packets are available in the Upper and Lower School offices. You may also place your order online!  Orders must be completed/turned in by October 8th .

  1. Register your student online by going to https://www.charlestonwrap.com/shop-now.phpand enter  [our School ID is z-11130]
  2. Invite friends and family to shop and support our students.  

Incentives!!!

  • Sell $300 worth and earn a "Drop Lowest Test Grade" voucher (cannot be used in DE classes). This is only valid during the 1st Semester. Maximum allowed per student – 1. In order to be used the 1st 9 weeks order must be turned in by September 27th
  • For every $50 sold earn a "Homework Pass.”  Must be used during the 1st Semester - only 1 HW Pass per class allowed.  Maximum allowed per student – 6.

 

2019 Glenwood Spirit Dress Up Days

HOMECOMING WEEK

Tuesday, 9/17 – Holiday Day

Wednesday, 9/18 – Country Club vs. Country

Thursday, 9/19 – Decade Day

Friday, 9/20 – SPIRIT DAY

9/27- OPEN

10/4- Space Day *think sparkles, space buns, NASA, stars, planets, aliens J

10/10- OPEN

10/18- Jersey Day *wear your favorite jersey!

10/25- White Out *wear ALL WHITE

11/1- Neon Day *Find your brightest colors. Put them all on!

 

From the Glenwood Yearbook Staff….

Glenwood Yearbook has created an email account for all yearbook photos. Please send ANY and ALL pictures to ghs.yearbook20@gmail.com.

Any photos are of tremendous help to us. We would love to capture all of the fun events that go on throughout the school year, but unfortunately can’t be present for all of them. Help us make EVERY child at Glenwood feel noticed in this upcoming Yearbook :)

 

Get your Gator Gear!

Glenwood Apparel can be purchased in the Administrative Building each school day from 7:30 am – 3pm.  The Gator Shoppe accepts CASH and CHECKS only.  Visit their Facebook page a thttps://www.facebook.com/Glenwood-Gator-Shoppe-938099392920048/?fref=ts

 

Glenwood All-Sports Passes

Glenwood All Sports Passes are now on sale! These passes allow admission to all regular season sporting events on campus. The passes are $75 for one or $125 for two and are available in the business office. Please see Jennifer Pricket to purchase.

 

2019 Fall Sports Schedule

Join us to cheer on the Gator Football and Volleyball Teams!!

Football:   https://4.files.edl.io/e11c/07/11/19/152012-b5c646b5-dfc7-48ec-b4e5-888d60084be2.pdf

Volleyballhttps://www.glenwoodgators.org/apps/pages/index.jsp?uREC_ID=447590&type=d&pREC_ID=970741

Support the Gators while you shop at Amazon.com

Glenwood now has an Amazon Smile account. This means that every time you shop through Amazon Smile using Glenwood's link, Amazon will donate a portion of the sale to our school. The link to shop is below but if you ever misplace it just head over to Amazon Smile, search Glenwood School, Inc., click select and you are ready to shop. 

Please help us spread the word! Every little bit counts!

Glenwood School Amazon Smile Link: 

https://smile.amazon.com/ch/63-0580998

 

Box Tops

Please continue to collect Box Tops now!  Our next collection date will be in October 2019!!

 

Like us on Facebook….

Stay up to date with events and activities on campus…..

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https://www.facebook.com/GlenwoodSchool1970/

 

 

Mark Your Calendar

Monday, October 7th – AISA In-service (holiday for students)

Friday, October 11th  - Fall Break

Monday, October 14th – Fall Break

Monday, November 11th – Veterans Day (holiday)

November 25th – 29th – Thanksgiving Break

Tuesday, December 17th – ½ day for ALL students

December 18th – January 7th – Christmas Break